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SAAT 2020: Application Date Extended, Check Eligibility, Admission Process and Apply Before Deadline

The news highlights the extension in the last date to fill the SAAT 2020 Application Form, Exam Pattern, Admission Process.

SAAT is an online entrance exam that is conducted to offer admissions to the eligible candidates in UG / PG programs in an array of disciplines that includes engineering, nursing, pharmacy, agriculture, management,  law, hotel management and so on offered by Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University. Apart from SAAT, SOA university also accepts the scores of national examinations such as JEE Main, GATE, CLAT, NEET, GPAT, etc for the enrollment of candidates in the university. SAAT 2020 will be held in computer-based as well as paper-pen based mode.The application forms to apply for the same were released on 1st January, 2020.

SAAT 2020 Highlights

Competent Body

Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University

Mode of Examination

Computer-based

Language medium of Examination

English

Duration of Examination 

2 hours/120 minutes

Total no. and Type of Questions

120 MCQs

Total No. of Sections

Varies as per subjects

Programmes  Offered

7 UG programmes, 7 PG programmes and a five-year integrated programme

Latest Update

The deadline to apply for SAAT 2020 has been postponed to June 15, 2020 by Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University, also the revised date for the examination is on hold to be notified. SAAT 2020 will take place in 60 cities in India and interested candidates do not need to pay any application fee to appear for the examination.

SAAT 2020: Important Dates

Particulars

Revised Dates

Online release of Application Forms

January 1, 2020

Last date to submit application

Postponed to June 15, 2020

Issuance of Admit Card

To be announced

Date of Examination

To be announced

Declaration of Result

To be announced

SAAT 2020 Eligibility

Eligibility criteria refers to the academic qualification and marks obtained as prescribed by participating universities for aspirants who wish to appear for SAAT 2020. Given below is the program-based eligibility criteria. 

  • Eligibility criteria for admission into B.Tech

Qualification or appearing in/for 10+2 or equivalent exam, with Maths and Physics as mandatory subjects along with one subject among Chemistry/Information Technology/Computer Science/Biotechnology/Biology/Informatics/Statistics or any otherAICTE-approved subject.

  • Eligibility criteria for admission into B.Pharm

Qualification or appearing in/for 10+2 or equivalent exam with individual qualification in English, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biology.

  • Eligibility criteria for admission into BHMCT

Qualification or appearing in/for 10+2 or equivalent exam with at least 45% score. Minimum score for Schedule Caste (SC)/Schedule Tribe (ST)/OBC categories is 40%).

  • Eligibility criteria for admission into B.Sc. in Agriculture

Qualification or appearing in/for 10+2 or equivalent exam with any of the given subject combinations- PCM/PCB/PCMB and at least 50% aggregate score for general and OBC categories and 40% aggregate score for SC/ST/Physically Handicap (PH) categories.

Age limit: 17-23 years old as on December 31, 2020

  • Eligibility criteria for admission into B.Sc. in Nursing (Basic)

Qualification or appearing in/for 10+2 or equivalent exam with at least 45% score in PCB. Minimum score for Schedule Caste (SC)/Schedule Tribe (ST)/OBC categories is 40%).

Age limit: 17-23 years old as on December 31, 2020.

  • Eligibility criteria for admission into P.B.B.Sc Nursing

Qualification in GNM exam and registration with respective State Nursing Council.

  • Eligibility criteria for admission into M.Pharm

Qualification or appearing in/for B.Pharm exam from any recognized University with at least 50% score in aggregate. However, SAAT is not mandatory for GPAT-qualified aspirants nut submission of application form is necessary.

  • Eligibility criteria for admission into M.Sc

Qualification or appearing in/for B.Sc or equivalent programme in the stream for which the candidates is taking SAAT 2020, from a recognized University, with at least 50% score in aggregate (45% for SC/ST/OBC).

  • Eligibility criteria for admission into M.Sc. in Nursing

Qualification in B.Sc. Nursing with at least 55% aggregate score from an institute recognised by Indian Nursing Council along with at least one year experience in teaching or clinical area and registration as a Nurse and Midwife in the concerned State Nursing Council as a Registered Nurse and Registered Midwife.

SAAT 2020 Application Form

SAAT 2020 Application Forms are available at the official website of SAAT. Steps to fill the Application Form are as follows:

  • Visit the official website of the university - soauniversity.ac.in
  • Click on ‘SAAT 2020 Application Form’ under the ‘Admission’ tab.
  • Fill in the details asked such as candidate’s name, mother’s name, DOB, category, address, mobile no, email ID, course selection, academic details, examination centre, etc.
  • Check the application form and click on the ‘Submit’ tab.
  • No application fee has to be paid.
  • Upload the scanned copies of photograph and signature.
  • Download and take print out of successfully submitted application form.

SAAT 2020 Admit Card

Admit cards for SAAT 2020 will be sent directly to the candidate on the respective registered email ID before the examination date. A print out of the admit card along with a valid ID proof is mandatory to appear for the examination. Hall ticket or Admit Card showcases the following details:

  1. Candidate’s Name
  2. Candidate’s Photograph and Signature.
  3. Candidate’s Address.
  4. Examination centre
  5. Examination Schedule
  6. List of valid ID proofs

SAAT 2020 Exam Center

SAAT 2020 will be conducted at around 62 examination centres in 40 cities. Candidates are allowed to choose the best-preferred examination centre while filling up the application form. However, the final allotment of the examination centre is decided by the conducting body. 

SAAT 2020 Exam Pattern

A maximum of 2 hours are given to the candidates to complete 120 MCQs. However, the number of sections and questions in the test paper vary from programme to programmes. SAT 2020 will be conducted in English language and online mode only and 4 marks will be awarded for each correct answer whereas 1 mark will be subtracted for each incorrect answer.

Overview of Exam Pattern

Mode of Examination

Online/Computer-based

Language Medium of Examination

English

Total no. of Questions

120

Type of Questions

MCQs

Total Marks

480

Negative Marking

Deduction of 1 mark for each wrong attempt

Duration of Exam

120 minutes

Sections in Paper

Varies with programmes

SAAT 2020 Result

SAAT 2020 Result will be published online by the competent body i.e. SOA in the scorecard format on the official website – soauniversity.ac.in. Candidates will be able to access and download the same after entering their Application Number and Roll Number.

SAAT 2020 Counselling

Qualified candidates will be invited for counselling with a counselling letter sent through email based on the merit lists and marks obtained by him/her. Under the counselling process, candidates will have to select the branch, courses and colleges in the order of preferences. Based on such selections, seats will be allotted to the candidates.

FAQs

What is the last date to apply for SAAT 2020?

15th June, 2020 is the last date to apply for SAAT 2020.

What is the marking scheme for SAAT 2020?

4 marks will be awarded for each right attempt, one mark will be deducted for each wrong attempt and nil mark will be added or deducted for unanswered attempts. 

Where will the counselling process of SAAT 2020 take place?

The counselling process of SAT 2020 will take place at SOA campus.

IGNOU 2020 TEE Answer Booklets & Re-evaluation Now Allowed to Applicants
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IGNOU 2020 TEE Answer Booklets & Re-evaluation Now Allowed to Applicants

IGNOU 2020 TEE Answer Booklets & Re-evaluation Now Allowed to Applicants

Students participated in Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) June 2020 TEE, and December 2019 TEE exam will now be allowed to apply for the xerox copies of answer booklets. Indira Gandhi National Open University has decided to allow the students for the revaluation and re totalling of marks, they scored in these examinations.

The results of IGNOU June 2020 TEE were announced on October 1. With the upcoming facility of issuance of the photocopy of answer booklets, the students who were dissatisfied with their results can apply for the revaluation of marks scored in the term-end examinations and the photocopies of IGNOU TEE answer sheets. 

The application for the same will have to be made online on the official website of the university. Students simply need to go to the IGNOU website and click apply on the designated link. After which, a few details need to be filled, followed by the payment of the application fee and submission of the application form. 

It must be noted that the applications for revaluation and photocopies of IGNOU December 2019 TEE and IGNOU June 2020 TEE of exams comprising MCQ type questions are disallowed. 

According to the statement in the IGNOU revaluation window,  “Reevaluation and copy of Answerscripts is not available for the Following Exam for Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) type and conducted on OMR sheets.”

Students can apply for and get the photocopies of the answer booklets of IGNOU June TEE and IGNOU December TEE examinations if the answer copy has not been handled for Re-evaluation. Students can either first make an application for the copy of Answer Sheet, followed by an application for Re-evaluation or go for both simultaneously. 


 

UP Govt to pay Education Expenses of NEET Topper
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UP Govt to pay Education Expenses of NEET Topper

UP Govt to pay Education Expenses of NEET Topper

Education expenses of NEET topper Akansha Singh will be paid by Uttar Pradesh Government. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has made an announcement about the disbursement of her graduation expenses. These expenses will include the expenditure of food and lodging during all the academic levels of her graduation.

Akansha Singh lives in Kushinagar district of UP and has achieved 100% score in NEET 2020 exam.  

Though Akansha was given second rank in the examination, she has been declared as top-ranked along with Soyeb Aftab who is native of Odisha state. On the direction of CM Yogi Adityanath, a letter is to be sent by the chief secretary of UP state, to the authorities concerned for the declaration of NEET 2020 ranks to declare Akansha Singh and Soyeb Aftab, both as the first rankers of NEET 2020 examination as they both have scored 720 marks out of maximum score of 720. 

Besides, personal wishes are sent from UP CM to the family members and parents of AKansha Singh, laurelled the top- scorer as an ideal for all the girls. CM Yogi Adityanath appreciated the hard -work she has made and the high perseverance she has maintained throughout her preparation. 

On the other side, Shoyeb Aftab has also created a history with a full score of 720/720 and All India Rank of 1. He is the first-ever candidate to score 100% in NEET examination. From Odisha state also, he is the first student to Top NEET. With this high score, he hopes to get admission in AIIMS New Delhi. 

NEET 2020 comprises a sum of 180 MCQ type questions for a maximum of 720 marks. Qualified candidates who have scored at least or more than NEET 2020 cut-off are considered eligible to participate in the counselling process of NEET 2020. This implies that the candidates with scores more than NTA NEET 2020 cut-off will be eligible for enrollment to state-quota seats India quota (AIQ) seats through NEET 2020 counselling. The NEET 2020 cutoff for students who belong to General Category is 147. The highest number of students who have qualified NEET 2020 are from Uttar Pradesh followed by Maharashtra.

 

KPPGCA Releases KMAT 2020 Admit Card
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KPPGCA Releases KMAT 2020 Admit Card

KPPGCA Releases KMAT 2020 Admit Card

Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association, KPPGCA has released the admit card for KMAT 2020 for the eligible candidates who applied for the examination by filling the application form and paying the prescribed application fee. The admit card has been released via online mode on the official website of KPPGCA on 27th October 2020. 

Successful candidates need to download their admit card from the official website i.e. kmatindia.com. using their login credentials.

Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) 2020 is an entrance examination that will be conducted by KPPGCA (Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association) to offer enrollment to the qualified candidates in 189+ AICTE or University accredited Management Schools established in Bangalore and Karnataka. This year, the examination will be conducted on 29th October 2020 for admission to management institutes in the state. 

The exam will take place via online mode, keeping in mind all the precautionary measures amid COVID-19. All the participants must carry along their KMAT Admit Card otherwise the entry to the exam hall is prohibited. Check below the simple steps to download the KMAT 2020 Admit Card. 

Step 1: Go to the official website i.e. kmatindia.com.

Step 2: Click on the link that reads KMAT Admit Card 2020.

Step 3: Enter the details asked on the page and download the KMAT 2020 admit card.

Step 4: Save a copy of KMAT Admit Card 2020 for future reference.

KMAT 2020: Official notice

According to the latest official notification on the website, Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) 2020 will be conducted throughout the country and in more than 10 cities in Karnataka and Karnataka. Anyone from any part of India or world is allowed to apply for the examination.


 

 

 

230 Additional Seats For MBBS In Four Medical Colleges In Rajasthan
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230 Additional Seats For MBBS In Four Medical Colleges In Rajasthan

230 Additional Seats For MBBS In Four Medical Colleges In Rajasthan

According to an official statement by Raghu Sharma, Rajasthan Health Minister, approval for the additional seats in MBBS in Rajasthan has been granted. 230 additional seats have been green signalled for the MBBS programmes at four medical schools in the state. 50 additional seats will be given to the medical schools in Udaipur and Ajmer. As far as Barmer Medical College is concerned, there will be an increment of 30 seats this year. 

In comparison to last year when there was a total increment of 550 seats, seats added this year are lower. However, if taken together, the total addition in MBBS seats in the last two years reaches 880 in Rajasthan, thereby making a sum of 2830 total MBBS seats in Rajasthan, today. 

The initiation of Srikalyan Government Medical College, Sikar has also received approval by the National Medical Science Commission. The Srikalyan Government Medical College, Sikar will be started in the session 2020-21. 

Sikar is a native district and approval of a medical college in Sikar was great news for Govind Singh Dotasara, Congress State President, who expressed extreme joy through a tweet over the approval.

"The much-awaited Sikar Medical College has received the approval of the National Medical Science Commission. It is a result of the strong will power of the Congress government of the state that the Sikar people have got their right, their medical college," a tweet by Mr Dotasara.

NEET 2020 Counselling: To Start from Tomorrow, Make Sure To Register
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NEET 2020 Counselling: To Start from Tomorrow, Make Sure To Register

The news highlights the commencement of first round of NEET 2020 Counselling from Tomorrow

The first round of the NEET 2020 Counselling will start from 27th of October 2020 by the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC). The first round of seat allotment under this process will commence from tomorrow. The counselling process will be conducted only for those candidates who have qualified the NEET 2020 exam. Unqualified aspirants will not be able to take part in the same. However, the registration is mandatory for the eligible candidates to participate in the counselling. 

Registration for the first round of seat allotment needs to be done on the official website of MCC - mcc.nic.in. and will remain open till 2nd November 2020 before 5 pm. It must be noted that registration must be done before the deadlines otherwise the participation in the seat allotment process is prohibited. 

NEET 2020 registration process seeks the names of the courses and colleges preferred by the candidates that means the candidates will have to fill in their choices about the college and the course during the registration process. However, the candidates will be allowed to fill in their preference within a specific course of time i.e. from 28th October 2020 to 2nd November 2020, after that the preferences will be frozen. 

Followed by the 2nd round of seat allotment, details about which will be notified very soon, the 1st round will be conducted on 3rd and 4th November and the results of the same will be declared on 5th November 2020. Here is the process to register for the counselling process of NEET 2020:

NEET counselling 2020: Online registration process

Step 1: Go to the official website of MCC i.e. mcc.nic.in.

Step 2: Find and click on the ‘UG Medical Counselling’ link available on the homepage.

Step 3: Click on ‘New Registration’.

Step 4: Save your new login ID and password that will appear on the screen.

Step 5: Click on ‘Candidate Login’ and enter your new login credentials.

Step 6: Enter all the details asked.

Step 7: You will get a registration slip after filling all the details. 

Step 8: Make a payment of the registration fee. 

The registration fee needs to be paid before the deadline and the due date for the payment of the registration fee for NEET 2020 Counselling's first round is 2nd November 2020.